Aviculture Keeper – Full-time

We are offering an exciting opportunity for a full-time Aviculture Keeper to join our Livestock Team.

Set within 26 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, Birdworld is one of the largest bird parks in the country and is home to a diverse collection of species. We are offering a unique career opportunity for a Aviculture Keeper to join our expanding livestock team.

Supporting the Aviculture Team Leader and working alongside the Aviculture Team, you will focus your time on the day-to-day husbandry of the aviculture collection.

You will have keen observation skills, great time management, basic maintenance skills, and be able to prioritise tasks to ensure the highest standard of care for the collection. We expect all of our livestock keepers to offer exceptional and engaging experiences to our visitors – through hosting Bird Keeper or Feeding Experiences, or assisting the Conservation Education Team with public presentations.

You will hold an animal related qualification and have at least 2 years’ experience working with birds in a recognised zoo, enjoy working outside in all weathers, be physically fit and demonstrate a passion for aviculture.

This vacancy is a full-time position, working 38 hours a week, with weekend and public holidays being part of your working rota.

Current rate of pay for this role is dependent upon experience.

Please email any questions on this role to HR@haskins.co.uk

Please apply as soon as possible, we reserve the right to close recruitment once we have found the right candidate.